Caston Family History

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Caston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Norfolk named Caston, from an unattested Old English personal name Catt or the Old Norse personal name Káti + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Easton, Caton, Baston, Cayton, Cason, Catton, Aston, Calton, Ruston

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Caston Family Origin

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Caston Family Occupations

What did your Caston ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caston. The most common Caston occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 6% of Caston's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Caston family was Ag Labourer.

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  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Caston ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Caston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Caston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caston census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Caston

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Caston. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Caston. For the veterans among your Caston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caston Life Expectancy

What is the average Caston lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Caston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Caston in 1948 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caston ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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